$23.38-$33.33 Hourly / $4,052.53-$5,777.20 Monthly / $48,630.40-$69,326.40 Yearly
Performs clerical work in a utilities laboratory; compiles and codes data for input into the laboratory information management system (LIMS) and preparation/generation of reports.
Prepares sample kits; tracks samples using LIMS; maintains sample chain of custody control; properly disposes of samples.
Orders and picks up chemicals; maintains chemical login records.
Prepares lab supplies, chemical solutions and materials for lab use; maintain laboratory supplies inventory in addition to keeping order and cleanliness of the lab; washes sample bottles.
Performs office tasks to include: preparing, editing, storing, and revising letters; answering phones; recording and collecting time cards; ordering and maintaining office supplies; filing; preparing copies; sorting and distributing incoming and outgoing mail; filling in for other office personnel when required.
Establishes, maintains and monitors records files and accounts; invoices clients for outside work performed in the laboratory.
Performs related work as required.
Working knowledge of: business English and mathematics; standard office practices, procedures and equipment; operation of computers and software packages. Some knowledge of: rules, regulations, policies, and procedures relating to laboratory operations; safety practices in a laboratory environment where chemicals are used.
Ability to: understand and follow moderately complex oral and written instructions; prepare reports; maintain accurate records; learn and perform assigned tasks readily and with accuracy; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; perform tasks requiring moderate physical exertion to include lifting items weighing forty (40) or more pounds.
Ability and skill in: operations and minor maintenance of office and laboratory machinery and equipment; operating computers accurately and at a prescribed rate of speed.